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2022 Honda CR-V spied during testing

The 2022 Honda CR-V has been snapped ahead of its expected unveiling later this year. It's the first indication we've seen of the sixth-generation CR-V, with Honda wrapping the SUV nose-to-tail in camouflaged vinyl to help conceal its new design. From what we can see, a more confident front-end will adorn the new model, with slimmer LED headlights and a cleaner, simpler grille than on the current model...

Honda plans a return to its former glory under new global CEO – report

Japanese car maker Honda is hoping to return to its former glory under the guidance of a new global boss, Toshihiro Mibe, who has an engineering background and is the former head of the company’s flagship research and development division. According to industry analysts, the appointment of Mr Mibe is intended to return Honda to better times after being accused of cutting corners and cutting costs for the past decade...

Honda Civic Type R crate engines now on sale to the public

Honda confirmed last week it was making available a number of its legendary K20C1 2.0-litre turbocharged four-cylinder engines, usually found under the bonnet of its performance hot hatch, the Honda Civic Type R. The 228kW engine has been available in Europe, Japan and the US as a crate motor for several years...

Seven new-car safety features becoming must-haves in 2021

There's little doubt our expectations for new cars are higher than ever. With every passing year, autonomous driving becomes more of a widespread reality, five-star ANCAP ratings are harder to obtain and standard equipment lists grow longer. Put simply: we crave cars that are smarter (and safer) than we are...

2022 Honda HR-V officially unveiled, Australian launch confirmed

The 2022 Honda HR-V has been officially unveiled, ahead of an expected Australian launch within the next 12 months. The second (modern) generation of Honda's small SUV will go on sale in Europe later this year with a hybrid powertrain as standard, matched by a more refined exterior design and an overhauled cabin...

2021 Honda HR-V revealed in patent images

The 2021 Honda HR-V has been revealed early in patent images, ahead of its official debut on 18 February. Images purported to be patent filings published by user Vanhoe Rage on Facebook reveal the next-generation small SUV’s design in full, showcasing a sleeker shape than than the outgoing HR-V, with more refined styling reminiscent of Honda’s newest models...

Living life a quarter charge at a time: Honda E drag racer unveiled

Honda has treated its compact E electric vehicle to a drag racing makeover, with the unveiling of the e-Drag concept at the 2021 Tokyo Auto Salon. Headlining the upgrades designed to cut the Honda e-Drag's quarter-mile (402m) time is a strict weight reduction program, led by the installation of a carbon-fibre-reinforced plastic roof...

2021 Honda HR-V teased ahead of February 18 debut

The 2021 Honda HR-V has been teased in Europe overnight, ahead of the next-generation Honda small SUV's global unveiling on 18 February 2021. Five mist-covered teaser images released by the Japanese brand provide our first official glimpse at the new SUV's styling and interior, revealing it will retain its predecessor's 'hidden' rear door handles, plus the new model's available contrasting black roof and slim LED tail-lights...

2021 Honda Odyssey price and specs: Facelifted people mover scores new look, price rises up to $5000

2021 Honda Odyssey price and specs detailed People mover gains updated exterior with new fascias, LED lights 8.0-inch touchscreen, 7.0-inch instruments and new steering wheel feature inside Two seven-seat grades, priced from $44,250 plus on-road costs – up more than $5000 Australian pricing and specifications have been confirmed for the 2021 Honda Odyssey, with the long-overdue facelifted model now on sale in Australia...

New Honda Civic hatch spy photos

The new Honda Civic hatch has been spied testing in Germany this week, offering a first on-road look at the 11th generation of Honda's small car. There will be few styling surprises when the new Civic hatch makes its official debut, thanks to detailed patent images that surfaced online in September last year...

2022 Honda HR-V spy photos

The next-generation 2022 Honda HR-V has been spied testing in Europe for the first time, ahead of its anticipated unveiling later this year. While the prototype snapped by our spy photography partners wears moderate camouflage over its front and rear fascias and body lines, it's still clear the new HR-V won't stray too far from its predecessor in the design department...